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As the global refugee crisis escalated, fear and misunderstanding of who refugees are inhibited refugee resettlement in the United States.
Tuesday, June 20, marks the United Nations’ World Refugee Day, which “honors the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children
I have told the Passover story over and over, year after year – tasting bitterness, weeping salty tears, making mortar for bri
Once again, we’re on the brink of Passover, the most observed holiday in Jewish life, and one that overflows with questions.
Secretary of State
The State Department
Dear Mr. Secretary,
In the aftermath of yet another attack on a Jewish cemetery, another round of bomb threats at JCCs, and an ever-increasing climate of fear and hostility, perhaps we can find inspiration in the poet
Last Shabbat, we read Parashat Mishpatim, the sixth parashah in the book of Exodus.
We Jews are incredibly proud of our Torah, but we never claim it as history’s first code of law.
While volunteering at a refugee center in Berlin summer, through the auspices of
Learn why Tishah B'Av stands as a day to reflect on the suffering that occurs in our world.
Here are home rituals to observe Shabbat: candle lighting, and blessings over wine and challah.
Dubbed “the Torah pass” by the founding rabbi of our congregation, our rabbi has continued this emotional ritual.
Find out what was hidden under the chocolates Uncle George had packed in the summer of 1937.
The Jewish Sabbath is a time set apart to focus on what really matters: gratitude for our lives and our communities, and for the growth of the spirit.
At sundown on Friday, the Shabbat candles are lit before the blessing is recited. Here are the words and a recording to hear them sung!
These are the words that Moses addressed to all Israel on the other side of the Jordan. - Deuteronomy 1:1
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Learn why the newest FBI annual Hate Crime Statistics Report is especially frightening,
Learn why one congregation has joined 170 others to help refugee families resettle in their area.
One of the defining questions of Jewish peoplehood in our time is: “Who is a Jew?”
How do we respond to the distorted media coverage of Israel?
The artwork on this note card was created by 5768 WRJ Art Calendar artist Césan d’Ornellas Levine.
April showers bring May flowers; prepare with a WRJ umbrella—now on sale!